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Whitchurch and Tongwynlais Festival 2018 header Whitchurch and Tongwynlais Festival 2018 - The programme for this year’s festival has been published so here’s what to look forward to. Use #WhitTonFest to share photos on Twitter! Wednesday 20th June 5.45pm – 7.00pm Litter Pick Heol-Y-Fforest, Tongwynlais 6.00pm – 8.30pm Sunset Fayre Merthyr Road, Tongwynlais Sponsored by Tongwynlais.com 7.00pm plan2ride Fforest Fawr Hill Climb Challenge Riders at the start ... more...
Cardiff Epic Trail 10k header Cardiff Epic Trail 10k - Tough Runner UK are hosting the Cardiff Epic Trail 10k in Fforest Fawr on the 8th of July 2018. The organisers have announced that the event is sold out but you can still join the reserve list. If you’ve already registered, the route has recently been published on the event page. I’ve created a map ... more...
Castell Coch closing for conservation work header Castell Coch Closing for Conservation Work - Cadw is closing Castell Coch for three weeks to carry out essential conservation work. Follow @mytongwynlais Water has been seeping into the castle and damaging William Burges’ ornate Victorian interiors. Efforts to fix the problem over the years have proved unsuccessful and further investigation was required. Drones were used to discover that the leaks are ... more...
Recital - Siân Davies header Recital – Siân Davies - Guest post by Siân Davies I grew up in the village and recently moved to Manchester to study for a Bachelor of Music degree in vocal studies and opera at the Royal Northern College of Music. My musical journey began at a young age, performing in the Saint Michael’s and All Angels Nativity Play. I’ve ... more...
Visit an open garden this weekend in Tongwynlais header Visit an Open Garden this Weekend in Tongwynlais - Local gardener Derek Price is opening his garden this weekend as part of the National Open Garden Scheme. Visitors are welcome from 1pm to 6pm on 26th/27th May and light refreshments will be available. The garden is not suitable for young children and has limited access for wheelchair users. Entry is £4 for adults and ... more...